medical dressing

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Noun1.medical dressing - a cloth covering for a wound or soremedical dressing - a cloth covering for a wound or sore
bandage, patch - a piece of soft material that covers and protects an injured part of the body
cloth covering - a covering made of cloth
compress - a cloth pad or dressing (with or without medication) applied firmly to some part of the body (to relieve discomfort or reduce fever)
cataplasm, poultice, plaster - a medical dressing consisting of a soft heated mass of meal or clay that is spread on a cloth and applied to the skin to treat inflamed areas or improve circulation etc.
surgical dressing - a loosely woven cotton dressing for incisions made during surgery
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They drew inspiration from a technique used to remove stuck rings from fingers -- which involves tightly wrapping dental floss or fishing line around the swollen digit to compress it -- and tried swaddling the raccoon in medical dressing, he said.
In terms of cost, one Alisklamp for each clamp circumcision, the thermocautery device and one absorbable suture for each thermocautery technique, and one absorbable suture for each open surgery were the considered costs when the common expenses were ignored (personnel, sterility, surgical set, and medical dressing).
A small US firm called Kimberly Clark had patented a medical dressing that was super absorbent, and wartime nurses found a personal use for it.
Supply of medical dressing and sterilized fixture for the operation theaters.
These dentists are working in very poor and unhygienic conditions, as they sit on footpaths, without proper medical dressing treat patients without surgical gloves.
A group of international researchers are working to develop a medical dressing that will detect and treat infection in wounds.
Joseph Yobo Police cordon off the junction of Church Road and Allerton Road, in Woolton A blood-stained medical dressing where Joseph Yobo's brother was attacked
The medical dressing products maker and exporter yesterday priced its public offering of 1.38 million common shares at USD6.10 apiece having earlier selected Maxim Group as co-manager for the transaction.
ARS chemist Vince Edwards has developed a cotton medical dressing treated to sequester proteases, destructive enzymes that collect in and prevent healing of chronic wounds.
(Shenzhen, China), a leading manufacturer in the Chinese medical dressing industry (medical and wound care products), announced that the European Patent Office has decided to grant the patent for producing PurCotton products to Winner Medical.
Adult incontinence tapes, baby diaper, wound-closure, surgical incision drapes and medical dressing products are expected to contribute towards the future growth of the world medical tapes market.

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